We have selected the best entry level DSLR camera available in the market based on specification, price and availability of bodies and lenses. Take a look the the Best DSLR Buying guide below and as your questions from our experts.
BEST ENTRY LEVEL DSLR 2017
Best DSLRs Under $600
Price vs Specification Ratio – We are giving you the list of most affordable and feature rich camera available in the market today. Highly recommended for beginners of all ages.
Nikon D5300 – 24MP, 39 Point AF @ $696
Nikon D5300 is the best camera that a entry level user should buy since when you look at the price vs specification ratio the Nikon D5300 make it best choice available for the user today.
Nikon D5300 features advance core specification compared to the Nikon D3400 camera: You get 24 Megapixel CMOS Sensor and a 39 Point AF system camera whereas the AF system of the Nikon D3400 remains limited to 11 Point.
We highly recommend Nikon Nikon D5300 DSLR for beginners. A year old Mid-range Nikon D5300 DSLR features better core specification and reasonable price tag compared to current Canon and Nikon entry level DSLRs.
Also See – Nikon D5300 Recommended Lenses
Nikon D3400 – 24MP, 11 Point AF @ $546
Nikon D3400 is a good entry level DSLR camera we have ever tested. Farley speaking its really hard to find any difference between the Nikon D3400 and Nikon D3300 camera. Despite of having no difference in core specification of the two camera you have to pay $177 extra to get the new one.
If you are making your mind to get the Nikon D3400 camera the you should first look at the specification comparison review between D3300 vs D3400 here, Literally the Nikon D3000 vs Nikon D5300 features almost same specification then why you even pay a single penny extra ?
The Best: Excellent Image Quality and Low-Light Performance
The Bad: Contrast based AF in Live view mode1 11 point AF
Also see – Best lenses for Nikon D3400
Best DSLRs Under $400
Nikon D3400 – 24MP, 11 Point AF @ $369
For entry level users looking for a affordable solution we recommend you to get the Nikon D3300. It features 24 Megapixel APS-C CMOS sensor and no optical low-pass filter for ultra sharp images, the Nikon D3300 also offers low-light sensitivity to an expandable ISO 25600,
Nikon D3300 features decent core specification, the D3300 features newly developed 24.2 megapixel DX-format CMOS sensor and EXPEED 4 processor with no-optical based architecture for delivering super sharp images, the ISO is expandable to ISO 25600 and a full-resolution continuous shooting rate of 5 fps.
The camera records Full HD 1920 x 1080p videos upto 60fps frame rate and on the rear side we have 3.0″ 921k-dot vari-angle LCD monitor and a high-grade optical view-finder with 100% visibility.
Also See – Recommended Lenses for Nikon D3300